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8th June 2016

Opening Workshop of Habitat:
the Internet of Things (IoT) for people health and autonomy

Wednesday 8th June 2016 Hours 2.30 P.M. - 5.00 P.M.
Conference Hall CENTURIA, Via Granarolo, 62 - Faenza (IT)

The raise of the population median age force to find solutions for sustaining and prolonging the people's autonomy in daily spaces and places.

Technology could provide solutions which allow to make our houses smart, therefore capable to adapt progressively to the needs of its inhabitants.

HABITAT, a project financed by Regione Emilia-Romagna POR FESR 2014-2020, intend to develop and experiment a platform based on IoT for the realization of assistive and reconfigurable spaces.

More specifically, the project wants to enrich daily life things (like radios, armchairs, clocks etc.) with distributed smartness elements, making them smart objects which can interoperate with each other, with the goal of realizing assistive life spaces, also in a long term situation. 


2.15 P.M. - Participants registration

2.30 P.M. - Greetings and conference start

Claudia GattaSocial policies assessor of the Comune di Faenza

2.40 P.M. - Theme contextualization and political strategy

Paolo Zoffoli, President of the IV Commissione Assembleare for the Health and Social Policies - Regione Emilia Romagna

3.00 P.M. - Habitat - Project Presentation

Alessandra Costanzo, Coordinator and Professor at Università di BolognaCIRI ICT

3.15 P.M. - Non self-sufficiency prevention and management: structures and services in Emilia-Romagna

Fabia Franchi, Director of the Distretto Committenza e Garanzia of Casalecchio di Reno - Bologna AUSL

3.30 P.M.- State of art of technological helpers

Massimiliano Malavasi, Ausilioteca  AIAS Bologna

3.45 P.M. - Non self-sufficiency prevention and management: Habitat hypothesis...

Michele Peri, Responsible Area Anziani e Disabilità - ASC InSieme

Lorenzo Chiari, Professor at Università di Bologna - CIRI SDV

4.00 P.M. - Industrial vision

Paolo Monticelli, Pol group

Paolo Manetti, U-watch

Giuseppe Mincolelli, Professor at Università di Ferrara - TekneHub Laboratory

4.30 P.M. - Question Time and conference ending